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Beyonce and Jay Z are having twins, siblings for Blue Ivy

SINGER Beyonce Knowles has revealed she is expecting twins with husband Jay Z.

The 35-year-old star shared the news on Instagram by posting a photo of her baby bump.

"We would like to share our love and happiness. We have been blessed two times over. We are incredibly grateful that our family will be growing by two, and we thank you for your well wishes - The Carters," she captioned the snap.

Beyonce and Jay Z (real name Shawn Carter) are already parents to five-year-old Blue Ivy.

In 2013, the Lemonade singer told ABC Newsinthe US that she definitely "would like more children."

"I think my daughter needs some company. I definitely love being a big sister," she said, referring to her sister Solange Knowles.

Beyonce also said she was "very protective" of her daughter.

"I just want to make sure that she can have a healthy, safe, normal life … in the back of my mind, she's my priority. And life is completely different now," she said.

"So I'm - I feel really, really just lucky that I can still do what I love, and now have a way bigger meaning. And that's to be her mother."

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